Exile Tibetan political leader applauded in Canadian parliament

November 25, 2016 1:23 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan political leader applauded in Canadian parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Nov24, 2016) – Members of the Canadian parliament welcomed with rapturous applause an address by Mr Arif Virani, member of the Canadian Parliamentary Friends of Tibet (CPFT), in which he introduced the executive head of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala India, Sikyong Lobsang, with a remark calling him […]

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Nepal releases 39 Tibetans, two still under scrutiny

November 19, 2016 6:47 pm1 comment
Nepal releases 39 Tibetans, two still under scrutiny

(TibetanReview.net, Nov18, 2016) – The immigration authorities in Nepal have released 39 of the 41 Tibetans they had caught on Nov 14 on suspicion of having entered the country illegally. The released Tibetans were from Tibet and had valid passports issued by the Chinese government. However it took a negotiation […]

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Nepal to decide whether to deport 41 Tibetans caught travelling to India

November 17, 2016 3:35 pm0 comments
Nepal to decide whether to deport 41 Tibetans caught travelling to India

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2016) – Police in Nepal have taken into custody on Nov 14 a group of 41 Tibetans, including Buddhist monks and nuns, while they were travelling to India for pilgrimage, reported Reuters Nov 15. The report cited police officer Rajendra Bista as saying the Tibetans, apparently from Tibet, […]

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Five Tibetan settlements in South India hit by severe drought

November 15, 2016 6:07 pm0 comments
Five Tibetan settlements in South India hit by severe drought

(TibetanReview.net, Nov13, 2016) – The five Tibetan settlements in the south Indian state of Karnataka have lost standing crop worth Rs 37,713,424.89 (US$ 5,58,247.69) due to severe drought, said the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, Nov 11. The severity of the drought was unprecedented in the history of these […]

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Nepalese leader reassures miffed China on Tibet stand

November 10, 2016 2:50 pm0 comments
Nepalese leader reassures miffed China on Tibet stand

(TibetanReview.net, Nov09, 2016) – President Sher Bahadur Deuba of the ruling Nepali Congress party has denied that he had met with the head of the exile Tibetan administration Dr Lobsang Sangay in the Indian state of Goa during the 3rd India Ideas Conclave organized Nov 4-6 by New Delhi-based India […]

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Fire destroys Tibetan winter market in Delhi

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Fire destroys Tibetan winter market in Delhi

(TibetanReview.net, Nov09, 2016) – A night time fire whose cause remains unknown has reduced to dust a total of 138 temporary winter market shops set up by Tibetans from different parts of India near Lal Qila (Red Fort) and Jama Masjid in Delhi. The fire broke out at around midnight […]

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